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by KdenKden
Sat Feb 22, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Ants not eating food or exploring
Replies: 2
Views: 1351

Re: Ants not eating food or exploring

During this time of the year some temperature drops and ants go into hibernation. its best to leave them alone for a while but regularly check for updates. As the temperature increases your ants will be more active.
by KdenKden
Sun Dec 15, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Terrarium overpopulation, but not what you think
Replies: 0
Views: 211

Terrarium overpopulation, but not what you think

I have a terrarium currently holding a small pheidole pilifera colony. The tank is pretty big about 14 inches by 8 inches. I added some succulents and cacti among other things, I also added in some pill bugs and spring tails. Theres also some millipedes and centipedes in the tank with a other small ...
by KdenKden
Thu Nov 21, 2019 1:36 am
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Can ants survive on mealworms?
Replies: 16
Views: 6266

Re: Can ants survive on mealworms?

Can I feed my pheidole piliferia ants dried store bought meal worms.
by KdenKden
Wed Sep 18, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Ants hanging outside tube.
Replies: 1
Views: 180

Ants hanging outside tube.

I have some ants hanging outside their testtube setup in a box, does that mean there's not enough space in the tube and should i move them.
by KdenKden
Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Help!!! Queens with parasitic fungus!
Replies: 7
Views: 462

Re: Help!!! Queens with parasitic fungus!

https://lasiusnigerants.blogspot.com/2019/06/blog-post.html

does it look like this?
by KdenKden
Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:08 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Help!!! Queens with parasitic fungus!
Replies: 7
Views: 462

Re: Help!!! Queens with parasitic fungus!

You should provide some photos of the mold and queen to better understand your situation.
by KdenKden
Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:04 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Mold in test tube, brand new colony.
Replies: 1
Views: 170

Mold in test tube, brand new colony.

So i have a Solenopsis Molesta queen with some eggs and her test tube already has some mold growing. Should I try transferring her to another test tube that holds a queen with some eggs, because im currently out of test tubes OR should i add some soil to the test tube and maybe springtails to deal w...
by KdenKden
Sat Jun 29, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: 2 Queens to ID !!!
Replies: 4
Views: 284

Re: 2 Queens to ID !!!

Yes please large 10 mm brown queen https://i.ibb.co/DrbWdnn/IMG-0820.jpg https://i.ibb.co/9grgGH1/IMG-0821.jpg https://i.ibb.co/MknV8VG/IMG-0845.jpg 5 mm yellow ant https://i.ibb.co/Q9cSpFF/IMG-0826.jpg https://i.ibb.co/FJ6hfwj/IMG-0828.jpg https://i.ibb.co/VxrRp9T/IMG-0841.jpg https://i.ibb.co/6NB...